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Bishop Pat Storey Breaks Bread Again in St Augustine’s at Mothers’ Union Event

The Bishop of Meath and Kildare, Most Rev Pat Storey, returned to her former parish, St Augustine’s in Londonderry, on Saturday for a ‘Faith in Action’ Prayer Breakfast, organised by Derry and Raphoe Mothers’ Union and served by the men of St Augustine’s.

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Donegal Church Reopens After Lightning Strike

There was plenty of rain but thankfully no lightning as parishioners arrived at Donegal Parish Church on Sunday morning for a Reopening and Rededication Service following the church’s Christmas Day lightning strike.

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Service of Thanksgiving: Tribute to Bishop Samuel Poyntz

The following tribute to the late Bishop Samuel Poyntz was delivered by The Rt Revd Michael Burrows, Bishop of Cashel, Ferns & Ossory, at a Service of Thanksgiving at Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin, on Saturday (25th February).

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Irish Times Notes

Church of Ireland Notes from ‘The Irish Times’

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Message of life streamed from underground at Willowfield Church

John Edwards will live stream help and advice to addicts from inside a buried coffin.

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Black Santa releases funds for famine relief in South Sudan

The Dean of Belfast has given £7,000 from Black Santa funds to Christian Aid to support its work to alleviate famine in South Sudan.

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The Tensions of Living in Communion – Anglican Communion Secretary General’s Lecture in Dublin

The Anglican Communion is healthy but it also faces many hurts and challenges and the Anglican mission is being distorted by conflict over human sexuality, according to its Secretary General, Archbishop Josiah Idowu–Fearon.

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Condolences Expressed at the Passing of Past Participants of the Irish Inter–Church Meeting

At the meeting of the Irish Inter–Church Committee on Thursday 23rd February 2017, the Co–Chairs expressed their condolences at the passing of two very faithful past participants in the Inter–Church Church Meeting: retired Church of Ireland Bishop the Right Revd Samuel Poyntz and Cardinal Desmond Connell of the Archdiocese of Dublin.

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Bishops Condemn Attempted Murder of Police Officer

The leaders of two of Derry–Londonderry’s main churches have issued a joint statement condemning this morning’s attempted murder of a police officer in the city.

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A Lesson with a Difference at St Peter’s, Belmont

Around 200 pupils from Thornhill College enjoyed a lesson with a difference when they visited St Peter’s Church in Londonderry this week as part of their RE studies.

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